Steven Linscombe | 6/14/2011 8:24:17 PM
The Rice Research Station Field Day will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
Field Tours 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m.
Rice Variety Development and Weed Control
Drs. Steve Linscombe and Eric Webster
Rice Disease Control
Drs. Don Groth and Jong Ham
Rice Insect Control
Drs. Mike Stout and Jarrod Hardke
Rice Hybrid Breeding
Drs. James Oard and Greg Berger
Rice Agronomic Practices and Fertilization
Drs. Dustin Harrell and Tim Walker
The last tour will depart no later than 9 a.m.
Poster Session 7:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Program 10:45 a.m.
Activities of the Louisiana Rice Research Board
Mr. Jackie Loewer, Chairman, Louisiana Rice Research Board
Farm Bill Update – 2013
Dr. Michael Salassi, J. Nelson Fairbanks Endowed Professor of Agricultural Economics
Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
Rice Economic Update
Michael Creed, Creed Rice Company Inc., Houston, Texas
Kellogg's Master Grower Update
Herman Wenzler, Kellogg's, Battle Creek, Michigan
Dr. Mike Strain, Commissioner, Department of Agriculture and Forestry
Dr. William B. Richardson, Chancellor, LSU AgCenter
Dr. Rogers Leonard, Associate Vice Chancellor, LSU AgCenter
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture